Dwyer signed a professional tryout agreement (PTO) with the Blue Jackets on Wednesday. Including Dwyer, who played in the Swedish Hockey League last season, Columbus added six players to the training camp roster Wednesday. The Western Michigan University product has seven years of NHL experience with the Hurricanes. In the event that he breaks camp with the Jackets, Dwyer should boost a penalty kill that ranked 18th in the league last year.
Patrick Dwyer found the back of the net for the fifth time this season in Monday's 4-3 loss to the Sabres.
Patrick Dwyer is averaging just 13:03 per game this season, down from a career-high of 15:26 back in 2012-13.
Patrick Dwyer picked up a secondary assist in Monday's 6-3 win over the Senators.
Patrick Dwyer registered his third point in four games with an assist in Monday's 4-1 win over Toronto.
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